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Posted · Unnecessary travel moves for new layer

Hello! I'm trying to make the switch away from Simplify3D and am getting started with Cura. 


One thing I noticed right away while printing a bridging test is that Cura commands an unnecessary travel move at the start of some layers. 


For example:
* Printing 2 pillars, A and B
* After layer N on pillar A is complete, instead of printing layer N+1 on pillar A, it will travel to pillar B first instead. 


This doubles the total travel moves required (and wasn't an issue for Simplify3D). 


Is there a setting I can change in Cura for this? Or is it intentional? I am mostly worried about stringing, although print time is also a factor. 



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